Florida Gulf Coast lost in double-overtime to South Florida Tuesday, but it wasn’t from a lack of effort by Bernard Thompson.
The Lady Eagles had to overcome themselves before they grabbed and held the lead beating Monroe Area 68-48 to start Region 8-AAAA play with a win on Tuesday.
This is the problem when humanity does not accept an Authority higher than itself, an Authority that holds life, all life, however inconvenient, however tiresome, infinitely valuable. But if we consider ourselves nothing more than evolutionary accidents in an impersonal universe, then we are all potentially vulnerable, depending on the value assigned to us by the state.
Since the day he was sworn in as the youngest Covington Police officer, Morgan Steward set his sights on keeping the city safe. Thousands of supporters gathered around the Square Tuesday to watch Steward fight crime.
One of the men arrested in connection with the fatal shooting during an armed robbery last week has ties to another fatal shooting in Rockdale County.
The annual holiday campaign of Operation Zero Tolerance is underway in Georgia, which means that law enforcement all over the state is out in force to crack down on drunk drivers through the New Year’s holiday.
She was barely 21 as she stood at the altar at Rockdale Baptist Church, watching me walk toward her in my Confederate gray tuxedo. Yes, I know — but I don’t regret the choice of colors.
NCSO: Convenience store clerks sold alcohol to minor
Four Newton County convenience store employees have been cited by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office for selling alcohol to a minor after a undercover sting operation.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Brian McCann was a seven-time National League All-Star, but the Atlanta Braves insist they are in good shape behind the plate despite the catcher’s departure to the New York Yankees.
The city of Covington Street Department will soon receive a new compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle. Covington City Council agreed unanimously to purchase the vehicle since the truck driven by the department manager was totaled about seven weeks ago after an 18-wheeler rear-ended the truck on Ga. Highway 142.
It had been eight days since the Georgia Tech men’s basketball team played a game, but Robert Carter Jr., Daniel Miller and Trae Golden looked plenty fresh Monday.
As a newcomer to the community, I was blessed to arrive just in time for the holidays – and the weekend of Dec. 7 and 8 turned into a particularly inspiring introduction to how the community partners with Rockdale Emergency Relief at Christmastime!
A healthy pipeline to college improves high school graduation rates, boosts percentages of HOPE eligible students, strengthens SAT and ACT test performance, and fortifies GCCRPI scorecards of county school systems.
Pet of the Week: Bob and Snickers want to come home for the holidays